Professional Dairy Producers® (PDPW), announces the line-up of speakers for week 75 of The Dairy Signal™. Episodes this week will provide timely insights on farm safety, raising heifers and dairy market news.
Cheryl Skjolaas, Senior Outreach Specialist with the University of Wisconsin Center for Agricultural Safety and Health, and Justin Wege, Ag Mechanics Instructor/Tractor Safety Program Lead, Department Chair for Ag Mechanics, Outdoor Power Equipment, and Farm Business Production Management, Fox Valley Technical College, will provide important information on farm safety as we move into fall harvest season and recognize National Farm Safety and Health Week Sept. 19-25.
Walt Moore, President/Owner, Walmoore Holsteins, Inc. and Moocha Milk Transportation, Inc., West Grove, Pennsylvania, Tony Brubaker, Partner, Brubaker Farms, Mount Joy, Pennsylvania and Amanda Arata, General Manager, Kansas Dairy Development, Deerfield, Kansas, will lead a panel discussion on decision factors involved in raising replacement heifers at home or at a custom operation.
Dan Basse, Economist and President of AgResource Company, will return for a regular update on dairy markets and news.
Developed by fellow dairy farmers from the PDPW Board of Directors, The Dairy Signal is a weekly series of free educational episodes offering insights and resources for fellow dairy farmers and other food system professionals throughout the value chain. The episodes air live from 12:00-1:00 PM CT each Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday; recorded sessions are available later in the day.